Photo by Ken Nishimura/Los Angeles Times Originally this was a school project. Checking clothing sizing at a major department store. I moved to a smaller town of about 50,00 people, mostly students a few years ago, so I decided the biggest downtown retailer is Forever 21. My quest for sizing differences was leading me there. … Continue reading Welcome to Forever 21 where the size isn’t right, but we have everything. – Why, Forever 21 is headed towards Bankruptcy
Yesterday and today, the fashion world is in mourning. Karl Lagerfeld has died and the industry will never be the same. He was a cornerstone, a foundation, of the industry. Karl Otto Lagerfeld was a creative director, fashion designer, artist, photographer, who lived in Paris. Born in 1933 Karl was quick to learn, … Continue reading Karl Lagerfeld Passes at 85. Je Suis Triste: A Fond Farewell to a Fashion Icon.
(Photo of Stella McCartney SS 2018) This Spring it's all or nothing. A nod to the past has brought back defined shapes and a play on colors. Put away your floral's and head to the stores to pick up your favorite look with an 80's flare. Shoulder pads are in and demure is out. These … Continue reading Spring/Summer 2018 Trends: Bringing Back the 80’s
What do we love? Chanel. Who else do we love? Glass Magazine. Why? Recently I have been making friends with the people over at Glass Magazine. By friends, I actually mean Facebook and Instagram friends. This of course will be remedied by me being awesome in their proximity and vice versa. Life goals people. I'm … Continue reading Glass Magazine Chanel Editorial – Summer 2017
I like to see diversity in fashion. More than anything, I like to see expressive artist/designers bringing a little crazy. This months 'Josephine' editorial is just that. It's it's got a whole lotta va-va-voom and some serious, cha-cha. My favorite part? FIERCE COLOR!!! It's summer and we all want to bring the color out of the … Continue reading Vogue Brasils ‘Josephine’ brings sexy colors to this month’s issue!
Hooray it's summer! That means fabulous clothes, tons of sun and fabulous editorials. I was thing of something very 'artistique', but then I realized not all editorials need to be have to be mind blowing, sometimes you just want to have something simple, and gorgeous. With that I give a sexy, fun, frolicking editorial from … Continue reading Wildfox Summer 2017, model Lauren de Graaf, shot by Mark Hunter
I've ditched all my vices these days in favor of becoming an adrenaline junkie. There is nothing more exhilarating in my life than being thrown into an extreme situation. I live for it. That'swhy when I get offered a 20 model fashion show, I can NEVER say no. When I was asked to help out … Continue reading Hollyrod Foundation Design Care 2015 #StylistDiaries #20Models #Charity #AutismAwareness
On March 29th at 3pm learn the business from celebrity stylists @eburnsprepjerks @heathyrwolfe Then head back to the trendymii booth to enjoy free samples of Cleen Juice! Along with a meet and greet from @happypillsmusic Media coverage: The LA Fashion and Incline Magazine RSVP TO: Trendymii@gmail.com Brought to you by Fabric Fashion Show
Glamour Fashion Week is the newest event in the fashion industry. We are set to launch our first year on 2015. Our goal is to set and accommodate a platform for our designers to show case they latest collection’s. We will be presenting, along with the designers, live performances, vendors, and events ensuring that Glamour … Continue reading For Immediate Release: Glamour Fashion Week to Take Over International Runways in 2015-2016
Sarah Burton has taken the Haus of McQueen and made it a fully functioning palais de genius since McQueen's unfortunate departure in 2002. Her sense of style, art and the dramatic have become a beautiful beast with a dash of feminine mystique. This season the Haus of McQueen has brought laser cut garments, with an … Continue reading Alexander McQueen SS 2015 Avant Art #SS2015 #Spring #Leather #Flowers #Flourish #WearableArt #McQueen
In the last month Fashion land has gotten crazy busy. I forgot I had a blog, and started living la vida 'Devil Wears Prada'. No life, lot's of fashion business. This includes getting swept up in my newest venture as....a judge. No not American Idol (Seacrest I'm waiting for your call), but in something just … Continue reading It’s Coming, LA Fashion Week Design Competition, October 18th! #LAFWDC #Yes #Judging #DomStreater #LAFW
Thank god for Style.com and their runway reporting. They report every collection, designer and runway worldwide and those of us in the industry would be lost without them. Especially when we are on the wrong side of the country during NYFW. But business is business and while I hustle and shake in LA (new products, … Continue reading Trend Report #NYFW Baby Pinks, Blues and Bolds #Day5 #Trend #SS2015
Yes I have been missing and yes I am still in California suffering the wrath and indignity of NOT being at NYFW. Actually I am gearing up for LAFW because there is a lot I am involved in and have to stay West Coast bound. Since you, dear reader, aren't there either but are most … Continue reading Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Live Broadcast #Day3 #MustStream #Awesome #NYFW
Growing up Joan Rivers was always there. On TV as a comedienne, on The Muppets with Miss Piggy and fighting the good fight with the Fashion Police. Never once did she not appreciate the funny things and people in life. Always stellar, a star and an inspiration Joan Rivers is indeed, the definition of Comedy … Continue reading Joan Rivers Leaves Us Laughing at 81 #NotSoQueenofMean #RIP #SoSad
Giving to the people, from the people rarely exists these days. Half the charities out there are a tax shelter and the other one's don't get any love unless helmed by a celebrity. But wait! There is hope. There are those of us on this planet who live with our heart on our sleeve and … Continue reading Things we love to support! Survivor Campaign by @LisaReillyPhotography on #IndieGoGo #CancerSurvivors #Bills #Help #Charity